Guaifenesin is generally used in treatment of the treatment of cough with mucus. Ammonium Chloride is generally used in treatment of the treatment of cough with mucus.
Difficulty in swallowing
Shortness of breath
How to use
Consume this medicine in the dosage and duration as per your doctors advise. While taking Guaifenesin, swallow it completely without crushing, breaking or chewing it. Guaifenesin is advised to be taken at a fixed time, but may be taken together with food (or) without food.
How it works
Guaifenesin works by decreasing the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and helps in its removal from the airways. Ammonium Chloride works by decreasing the stickiness of mucus (phlegm) and helps in its removal from the airways.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What is Guaifenesin used for? Guaifenesin is an expectorant, mainly used to relieve chest congestion by aiding the removal of mucus
Q. What is Ascoril+/Ascoril LS/ Ascorl D cough syrup? Ascoril+ cough syrup contains terbutaline, while Ascorl LS contails levosalbutamol. In addition both syrups contain bromhexine and Guaifenesin and are used to relieve cough due to acute and chronic inflammation of the airways (bronchitis) and other cough conditions.Ascoril D is a medicine for dry cough and it does not contain Guaifenesin
Q. Is Ascoril+ an antibiotic? No, Ascoril+ cough syrup contains terbutaline, bromhexine and Guaifenesin. It does not contain any antibiotic
Q. Does Ascoril+/ Ascoril LS cause drowsiness? No, terbutaline, levosalbutamol, bromhexine and Guaifenesin do not cause any drowsiness. Hence, Ascoril+ or Ascoril LS syrup does not cause drowsiness
Q. How long can I take Guaifenesin? Consult your doctor for use more than 7 days
Q. Can I take Guaifenesin if I have high blood pressure? Guaifenesin should not be taken by individuals with high blood pressur
Q. Can I take Guaifenesin with phenylephrine, ibuprofen, amoxicillin and paracetamol (acetaminophen)? There are no known drug interactions between phenylephrine, ibuprofen, amoxicillin and paracetamol (acetaminophen) and Guaifenesin. However, consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on Guaifenesin
Q. Can I take Guaifenesin with Sudafed (pseudoephedrine-decongestant preparation) and Dayquil (OTC cold and cough preparation), Benadryl, benzonatate? Guaifenesin can be taken with other cold and cough preparation including Sudafed, Dayquil, Benadryl and benzonatate . However, other formulations containing Guaifenesin must be avoided to avoid a double dose. Also, Guaifenesin should not be combined with cough suppressants in the treatment of cough since the combination would not be logical and you may be exposed to unnecessary side effects.
Q. How does Ammonium Chloride work? Ammonium Chloride is used as an expectorant (helps in bringing mucus out of the lungs) thus helping in curing cough. Ammonium Chloride is used to maintain the acid-base balance in the body and thus is used to treat patients with hypochloremia and metabolic alkalosis
Q. Is Ammonium Chloride safe/ dangerous? Anmmonium chloride is safe when taken for an indication and at a dose strictly instructed by your doctor.
Do not take $name if you have known allergy to it.Stop $name and consult your doctor immediately if you develop breathing difficulty swelling on your face, neck throat or tongue (severe allergic reactions).Do not take $name if you are taking more than one cough and cold medicine.Consult your doctor before you start taking $name if you have asthma, inflammation of air passages (bronchitis), lung disorder in which the flow of air to the lungs is blocked (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) such as emphysema, smokers cough, porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder that affects skin and other organs).Consult your doctor before you start $name if you are suffering from liver or kidney problems, or if you are taking alcohol.Guaifenesin should not be combined with cough suppressants in the treatment of cough.Consult your doctor if your symptoms worsen or do not improve within 7 days, tend to recur, or are accompanied by a fever, rash, or persistent headache.It is important to tell your doctor, while undergoing urine tests, if have recently taken or are taking $name as it can affect some results.Do not take $name if you are pregnant or breast feeding unless it is advised by your doctor.Use within 4 weeks of opening the bottle; discard after 4 weeks of opening even if not used (consult your pharmacist for the procedure to dispose).
If you have prolonged cough or asthma.If you are taking any other cough medication.If you are breast-feeding or pregnant.If you have kidney or liver problems.If you are having nausea as one of the symptoms.
Pulse Pharmacy is a leading Online Pharmacy in India that offers prescription medicines, OTC products & generic medications all over India.
Our aim at Pulse Pharmacy is to ensure health to all the individuals, and deliver healthcare commerce in a personalized way.
We make simple and user-friendly way for people to buy the prescribed medicines online from anywhere in India and
can buy at any time at best deals and prices.
Pulse Pharmacy simplifies the search for needed medicines and Buy Medicine Online. Our priority is to satisfy the customer and
to build the trust factor by providing medicines packed by qualified & experienced pharmacists from our own & operated outlets.
In our current world, life-saving medications became costly and, so we have opened a gate to an opportunity that saves
your money on medications. You can buy or order medicines particularly generic medicine, OTC medicine & prescription medicines
at a cheaper price at the convenience of your home.
Pulse Pharmacy is the best Online Pharmacy India, that delivers medicines from 100% owned and operated outlets.
You can also use the generic name or the brand name to search the medicine you prefer to order medicine online.
Note: We don't process requests for Schedule X and other habit forming drugs, due to compliance with Drugs and Cosmetics Act of India.
You need to upload a valid prescription from a registered medical practitioner while placing an order for Schedule H and H1 drugs.